Caleb Femi

Caleb Femi

Poet, Director, PhotographerLondon, United Kingdom
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Caleb Femi

Caleb Femi

Poet, Director, PhotographerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Poet and director featured in the Dazed 100 list of the next generation shaping youth culture. Using film, photography and music Caleb pushes the boundaries of poetry both on the page, in performance and on digital mediums. He has written and directed short films commissioned by the BBC and Channel 4 and poems by the Tate Mordern, The Royal Society for Literature, St Paul's Cathedral, the BBC, the Guardian and many more. Between 2016-2018, Caleb was the Young People’s Laureate for London working with young people on a city, national and global level. Caleb performs and speaks internationally gracing major stages, institutions and festivals. He has also worked on global advertising campaigns and has won the Roundhouse Poetry Slam and Genesis Poetry Slam and is currently working on a debut collection.
Projects
  • On A Question Of Freeing The Mandem - Caleb Femi
    On A Question Of Freeing The Mandem - Caleb Femi
  • And They Knew Light (written & directed by Caleb Femi)
    And They Knew Light (written & directed by Caleb Femi)Caleb Femi's new film for Channel 4 Random Acts, And They Knew Light, is a lyrical and poetic depiction of London estate life through a slightly fantastical lens on a group of young people on a South London estate who plan and execute their own entertainment. It takes you on a journey questioning your perception and assumptions about young people. Producers: Michael Middleton-Downer, Hannah Shipley DOPs: Nicholas Britt Soundtrack: D.A, Indigo, Caleb Femi
  • Coping
    CopingAn ode to dark-skinned boys on estates. "Dark-skinned boys scare everything in the dark, though really we’re just trying to scare away the dark..."
Projects credited in
  • TikTok - #myroots
    TikTok - #myrootsFor TikTok's #myroots campaign, showcased on 200 billboards across the UK. Featuring Cat Burns, Lily-Rose, Jeremy Lynch & Michael Dapaah
  • Secret Life Of G's BTS
    Secret Life Of G's BTSBTS photography for Caleb Femi's Secret Life Of G's' video.
  • Mulberry . Season of Light Campaign
    Mulberry . Season of Light CampaignCommissioned by Mulberry, I worked with Caleb Femi to produce a musical score for the campaign video.
  • Caleb Femi - Secret Life of Gs ft. AWrt
    Caleb Femi - Secret Life of Gs ft. AWrtSLOG EP out now https://songwhip.com/album/caleb-femi... Written & Directed by Caleb Femi Music prod: DA Actors: Ryan Miguel Sterling, Patrick Elue, Zakee Wilson DOP & Editor: Adenike Oke Producer: Tobi Kyeremateng Associate Producer: Aiden Harmitt Williams & Ned Jones 1st AC: Joel Gutteridge 2nd AC: Tom Owen Production Assistant: Sean Karder Grade: Caroline Morin CHEAT Voiceover: Elliot Barnes-Worrell Special thanks to Deswall Court Hereford
  • Caleb Femi - WISHBONE
    Caleb Femi - WISHBONESLOG EP OUT NOW https://songwhip.com/album/caleb-femi... Written & Directed by Caleb Femi A Dancing Words Film DOP: Nic Britt Prod: Tobi Kyeremateng Exec prod: Nathalie Teitler Music prod: DA Choreographers: Elsabet Yonas & Glenn Hudson Steadicam Op: Junior Agyeman OwusuGaffer: Sonny Horwell Editor: Adenike Oke 1st AC: Sebastian Marczewski 2nd AC:Callum Make-Up Artist: BEATBYFLO Lighting Trainee: Mindaugas Kairys Designers: Joanna Gordon, Cassia Blackson Stylist: Mariam Sanusi Runner: Kadie
  • WISHBONE
    WISHBONEThe poetry and video was written by Caleb Femi, produced by Tobi Kyeremateng, executively produced by Nathalie Teitler and Scored by myself.
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Skills
  • Poetry
  • Art Directon
  • Film Directing
  • Video Director
  • Photography